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by | May 13, 2017 | 06:42

The guy never beat me". "So the belt he has over there, it's an imaginary belt". Jones was stripped of his title due to issues outside of the cage, which included a hit-and-run incident. As they faced off in a Las Vegas hotel lobby, Jones pressed his forehead against Cormier's, which led to Cormier shoving Jones by the throat. Jones came out with a replica belt and was heavily booed by a crowd that chanted "DC" with light chants for Jon Jones.

by | May 13, 2017 | 07:03

The Red Devils won the tie after a 1-1 draw at home and a 2-1 victory for the overall tie. Jose Mourinho's tongue was planted firmly in cheek as he thanked referee Michael Oliver for sending off Ander Herrera in Manchester United's FA Cup defeat to Chelsea this season.

by | May 13, 2017 | 07:55

Andy Murray suffered a loss against Dominic Thiem for the first time as he stumbled in the Barcelona Open. Nadal was not at his best in the early stages against qualifier Hyeon Chung and went a break behind, but the "King of Clay" lived up to his moniker with a 7-6 (7-1) 6-2 victory.

by | May 13, 2017 | 07:30

United had looked to be cruising thanks to an early Marouane Fellaini strike, but Facundo Roncaglia equalised on the night on 85 minutes, sparking a insane end to the game, which included two red cards before Guidetti's grand ****-up. Rashford has either scored or assisted each of United's last four goals in the competition, and he nearly added another when he eluded two Celta defenders and drew a fine save from Sergio Alvarez midway through the second half.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:17

Intensive dental work prior to Tuesday's night's Game 2 wasn't about to slow Celtics All-Star? Thomas led the Celtics to a 123-111 win over the Wizards in Game 1. Didn't register their first rebound of the game until the 5:57 mark.Kelly Olynyk has scored in double figures in three of his last four games, after doing so just twice in his first 11 career playoff games.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:04

With a 4-0 lead on aggregate into the locker room, Juventus has one foot into the final. "I think maybe he had gone a bit stale at Barcelona". This season's final is to be held at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff, to which I can attest is a fantastic venue, one of the best stadiums I have been in worldwide.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:49

Even if the Blues confirm their victory tonight, fans will not get to see them lift the trophy. Speaking before the match, Cahill said: "It's a motivation we have had - tasting disappointment previous year and not wanting to be anywhere near that again", he says.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:33

The Brazilian defender put in a top-class performance in the second leg of Juventus 4-1 aggregate win over Monaco to advance to the Champions League final, scoring a brilliant goal in the process. However, after suffering heartbreak against Barcelona in the 2015 final as the Bianconeri lost 3-1, the 39-year-old confessed that he doubted whether he would reach this stage again.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:51

And with a view to the final against Ajax, the Portuguese has vowed to make "a lot" of changes for his side's final top-flight match of the season on May 21, a home clash with Crystal Palace. "They [Ajax] will have 12 days to prepare for the final and we will have three matches in the Premier League to play with a group of 15-16 players after a insane season with so many matches", he said .

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:00

The opening goal was scored by Marouane Fellaini at the 17th minute, and the guests scored near the end of the game. In the game's last attack and with Celta needing one goal to go through on away goals, Claudio Beauvue chose to cross the ball instead of shooting from close range with only the goalkeeper to beat.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:06

Norman Powell made Toronto's first 3-pointer with 3:09 in the third quarter - the Raptors were 0-of-12 up to that point. The lead continued to stretch, as the Cavs locked down the Raptors on defense and the lead continued to grow, slowly ballooning from a 2 point lead to a game-high 23 point lead as the quarter progressed and quickly put the game out of reach for the Raptors.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:54

On the go-ahead goal, Jaden Schwartz led the rush and initially tried to pass it to Joel Edmundson , but the pass was off the mark and Edmundson kicked it right to Tarasenko's stick. the Blues, when even blueliners like Ellis and Roman Josi had a hand in putting pucks past Allen. Music, barbeque sauces and local candies are at stake in the Western Conference semifinal between the St.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:01

Mourinho hailed a solid overall performance from United that takes them closer to a return to the Champions League next season should they go onto win the competition for the first time. We are not going to Arsenal to say "beat us" or 'beat us 5-0 or 6-0.' We are going there to fight for a result . "We are going to have to go there and score goals, as we did other times", Celta coach Eduardo Berizzo said.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:35

The Liberals would be left with 40. As of now and until B.C. returns to the polls at some unspecified time, the province stands to be in permanent campaign mode. Clark remained confident the Liberals would maintain their lead. But they will probably win 43 seats in the B.C. legislature, down from 47 when the election was called.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:30

The next step for him is continuing to develop so he can maximize his exceptional potential", head coach Mike Krzyzewski said in a press release. The consensus early feeling was that Jackson was only entering the draft process to get feedback, that he was surely going to be back for his sophomore season.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:14

However, even when the bricks and mortar are in place, replacing the emotional tide with which the Calderon has carried Atletico to 18 wins in 22 Champions League games over the past four years is a different challenge. "The club has been growing tremendously in the last 5 1/2 years". The Ballon d'Or victor fired Real Madrid into a virtually unassailable 3-0 lead with a hat-trick at the Bernabeu last week.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:54

Well, for now, let's just file that as a false alarm. In Game 5 between the Wizards and Celtics, there was one point where the game was tied, and one point where there was a lead change. "Avery was on fire, Al was terrific". "We were letting guys cut through the lane without touching them", Morris said. Bradley went on to shoot 4-of-5 from the field during the second quarter, tacking on another 11 points to put his scoring total at 25 by halftime.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:16

Golf's top player Johnson is a stroke further back after recording an eagle, two birdies and three bogeys in a mixed bag for the U.S. Open champion, who has won three of eight events this season. I'm going to go get an MRI on Monday and might have to rest for a week or two. "But it just didn't cut". Alex Noren (68), Jon Rahm (68) and Lee Westwood (70) did not make bogey either.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:09

The oldest candidate is 72; the youngest is 24. The slate also adheres to an often-ignored parity law of 50 percent women and 50 percent men. The remaining 148 candidates will be announced before the final deadline of May 19th. The list also included Francis Giudici, a mayor in Corsica who was one of the first to bring in the controversial burkini bans last summer. Her sister, Djamila, was among the 130 killed in the November 13, 2015, Paris attacks.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:13

Substitute Nacer Chadli shot wide at the end of another break as Chelsea looked uncharacteristically vulnerable, but any concerns were put to bed as Azpilicueta made the most of Cahill's wayward effort to find Batshuayi, who picked the flawless time to score his first Premier League goal since August and get the Blues' title celebrations under way in earnest.

by | May 13, 2017 | 06:12

Jose Mourinho says that defeat in the Europa League final will not determine the success of Man United's season. "I think, when you analyse it in the cold light of day, it will confirm what I thought about my team all season". However, before travelling to Stockholm, United face games against Tottenham , Southampton and Crystal Palace. Qualification for the Champions League and two trophies would have to be viewed as success of sorts for United, even if serial victor Keane suggests his ...

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:28

Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens calls to his players during the second quarter against the Washington Wizards in Game 5 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series , in Boston, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. Heading into the final 12 minutes of the game, Boston's lead got boosted back up to 17. Wall had 21 points, but just four assists. One major difference in Game 5 for the Celtics was a much better start .

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:41

McClain, 27, was charged with second-degree possession of marijuana and carrying a pistol without a permit. Formerly a member of the Dallas Cowboys, McClain missed all of the 2016 season after being suspended by the NFL. McClain returned from a one-year retirement to help the Cowboys win the NFC East title in 2014 and earn their first playoff victory since 2009. In that incident, police were trying to disperse a crowd when, police said, McClain shouted an expletive at police and pulled ...

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:40

When the Oilers landed the top overall pick in the 2010, 2011 and 2012 drafts, there was a hope among the organization and fans that they might finally be on their way back to the playoffs. His night soon got worse with Getzlaf making it 3-0 with a wrist shot at 11 minutes 51 seconds of the first period. Andrej Sekera, an unsung defenceman whose stellar play has been overshadowed by first-liners Larsson and Oscar Klefbom , put Edmonton ahead only 1:05 into Friday's game.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:55

Mourinho's nerves were shredded in the final seconds of the six added minutes when Bongonda squared the ball inside to Guidetti in front of an nearly open goal, but the Swede scuffed his chance as the final whistle blew. Ajax , winners of the UEFA Cup in 1992, held a 4-1 lead from the first leg in Amsterdam, and Dolberg's sixth Europa League goal of the campaign - a subtle dink over Anthony Lopes - furthered their advantage 27 minutes into a thrilling contest.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:45

Striker Moussa Dembele remains out with a hamstring injury. "Last week's win certainly helped matters in terms of securing second spot and I feel the concern is just ensuring we are good enough to go and win the game against a team who have lots of attacking options, against a team who have found winning pretty straight forward this season and done have it with minimal fuss".

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:19

And Jose Mourinho is set to name an under-strength team against Spurs, who have already secured Champions League football for next season. " It means nothing ", he said in reference to his record against the Dutch giants. One player guaranteed to start in Stockholm, if fit, is Argentine goalkeeper Sergio Romero. The idea of Romero starting the Europa League final has been discussed among the fans for a few weeks now, and it seems very much that opinion is split down the middle.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:49

While Rangers' hopes of finishing second are all but gone, their old rivals need to negotiate their final four league games and the Scottish Cup final against Aberdeen to complete a loss-free league season and an historic treble. There were worrying scenes after the goal when a Rangers fan entered the field to confront Celtic captain Scott Brown before being ushered away by security.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:15

Monday marked four years since Ferguson announced his retirement after nearly 27 years in charge at Old Trafford, and, after the forgettable tenures of David Moyes and Louis van Gaal, United finally has a manager of Ferguson's gravitas in Mourinho.

by | May 13, 2017 | 05:02

Andre Burakovsky scored twice, Nicklas Backstrom got his sixth of the playoffs and Washington beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Monday night to force a Game 7 in their seesaw Eastern Conference semifinal. He didn't miss a shift. "When teams come at you", says Pens defenseman Ron Hainsey , "you should move the puck by them and create that way, especially when they're over [eager]".

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:10

Green, who is now helping the Warriors in the Western Conference playoffs, has a reputation of his own. On the most recent episode of Draymond's " Dray Day " podcast, he called out the Celtics' forward for being " dirty " and brought up the 2015 incident where Olynyk dislocated Kevin Love's shoulder in the playoffs.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:29

The way we work together. They can - and they have. Dating to last season's rally in the NBA Finals, the Cavs have won 11 consecutive playoff games, two shy of the NBA's record set by the Los Angeles Lakers over the 1988 and 1989 postseasons.

by | May 13, 2017 | 03:54

Fortunately, they can't afford him. But head coach Gregg Popovich has shown since Parker's injury he prefers Patty in a bench role. Comparatively, Rubio averaged 11.1 points, 9.1 assists and 4.1 rebounds in 32.9 minutes per game over this past year.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:48

Defending champion Jason Day plays with past champions Rickie Fowler and Henrik Stenson, while world No. 1 Dustin Johnson tees it up with Rory McIlroy and Justin Thomas in Thursday's opening round of The Players. "I wouldn't have expected a round like that, but I knew my game was trending", said the 26-year-old from Ontario, like McGirt, a one-time PGA Tour victor.

by | May 13, 2017 | 04:00

San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard , top, is fouled by Houston Rockets' Patrick Beverley (2) on a dunk attempt during the second half in Game 5 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in San Antonio .